1. The minor requires 15 hours and may be earned by taking five courses in the minor or completing four courses and a capstone project (as an independent study course).

Core Requirements

• One of the following courses: ENGL 300, 300I, 301, 302, 303, 304, or 305

• Four additional courses from the following three lists, one of which must be an ENGL course from list one:

  • o  ENGL 127, 130*, 131*, 132H* or 133H*, 137, 149, 216, 283, 300, 300I, 301, 302, 303, 304, 305, 307*, 313, 314, 316, 317, 318, 400, 401, 402, 674, 675, 676

  • o  One additional communication intensive (CI) course above 100, beyond the CI Connections requirement; recommended courses include AMST 275; BUSI 401; CMPL 250, 251; COMM 113, 350, 432; COMM/DRAM 131; COMM/ ENEC 375; COMM/WMST 224; COMP 102, 381; DRAM 231; HIST 670; JOMC 153; WMST 695.

  • o  ENGL 496 Independent Research or ENGL 691H/692H English Senior Honors Thesis. These courses permit students to complete an electronic portfolio, a service-learning assignment, a writing internship with a reflection paper, an honors project, or a capstone project to be determined in consultation with a faculty member.

    *No more than one course can be a creative writing course. Students may, however, count these courses towards a minor in creative writing as well as the minor in composition, rhetoric, and digital literacy.